Ellis A. Walberger
unknown - December 22, 2012
Ellis A. Walberger, 84, of Kent Street, Phoenix, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012. Born in Otisco to his late parents, Walter and Lillian (Kinney) Walberger, Sr., he was a Navy veteran. Retired in 1995 from Carrier Corp., Syracuse as a supervisor, he was a member of the Northside Baptist Church, where he served proudly in many capacities.
Predeceased by his first wife, Pauline M. (Waldron) Walberger in 1996; infant son Mark in 1959; a sister Helen in 1928; his brothers, William in 1986, Arthur in 2004, and Walter, Jr. in 2012.
Surviving are his loving wife of 14 years, Delia E. "Dee" Walberger; Dee's daughters, Olivia Thomas of Syracuse, and Dana Jane Thomas of Phoenix; a son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth L. and Georgianne Walberger of Pennellville; a daughter, Karen M. Dates of Pennellville; his grandchildren, Keith (Denise) Walberger, Todd (Jamie) Walberger, Stephen (Sherie) Dates, Joelle (Ryan) Hendry; his great-grandchildren, Devan, Cameran, Kennedy, Madilynn, Kerrigan, Kendall, and Kole; his sisters, Marge Beak of Syracuse, Jennie Brown of Phoenix and Katherine Lindley of Woodstown, NJ; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Calling hours and services were all held in the Northside Baptist Church. Burial with military honors were in Riverview Cemetery Association, Baldwinsville, NY. Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY had charge of arrangements. Contributions to: Northside Baptist Church, 7965 Oswego Rd., Liverpool, NY 13090 or Golisano Children's Hospital, 1 Children's Circle, Syracuse, NY 13210.